The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 34 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 31 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.05% 1.98% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 2.85% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 6
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£350 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £348 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.85% +55.55%
E-Commerce
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
497 456 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.97% 69.62% 67.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 312 249
Average daily rate £375 £365 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 11
Average hourly rate £22.00 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.42% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
2 16 (28.07%) CRM
3 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (24.56%) HTML
5 13 (22.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (22.81%) QA
5 13 (22.81%) Silverlight
5 13 (22.81%) System Testing
5 13 (22.81%) iPad
6 11 (19.30%) Web Services
7 10 (17.54%) PHP
7 10 (17.54%) Magento
8 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 9 (15.79%) Retail
9 8 (14.04%) MySQL
9 8 (14.04%) CSS
10 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.28%) HTML5
11 5 (8.77%) jQuery
11 5 (8.77%) Marketing
11 5 (8.77%) SQL
11 5 (8.77%) Java
11 5 (8.77%) .NET
12 4 (7.02%) VPN
12 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
12 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
12 4 (7.02%) Internet
12 4 (7.02%) Extranet
12 4 (7.02%) Firewall
12 4 (7.02%) MVC

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) WordPress
3 1 (1.75%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.75%) Maya
2 1 (1.75%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (17.54%) Magento
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.75%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) VPN
1 4 (7.02%) Internet
1 4 (7.02%) Extranet
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) Junos
3 2 (3.51%) OSPF
3 2 (3.51%) BGP
3 2 (3.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) MySQL
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.51%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (15.79%) Retail
2 5 (8.77%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 9 (15.79%) CRM Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Web Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Magento Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) CRM Architect
6 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) HTML
2 13 (22.81%) Silverlight
3 11 (19.30%) Web Services
4 8 (14.04%) CSS
5 7 (12.28%) HTML5
6 5 (8.77%) jQuery
6 5 (8.77%) .NET
7 3 (5.26%) CSS3
7 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.51%) Classic ASP
8 2 (3.51%) DHTML
8 2 (3.51%) Struts
8 2 (3.51%) Spring
8 2 (3.51%) JSF
8 2 (3.51%) Ajax
8 2 (3.51%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.75%) Sass
9 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (1.75%) Symfony
9 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) iPad
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) UNIX
1 2 (3.51%) Solaris
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
1 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) CRM
2 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) System Testing
4 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.02%) MVC
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.02%) Low Latency
5 4 (7.02%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.51%) UML
6 2 (3.51%) OO
6 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.51%) Project Management
6 2 (3.51%) SEO
6 2 (3.51%) TDD
6 2 (3.51%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (17.54%) PHP
3 5 (8.77%) SQL
3 5 (8.77%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (3.51%) Perl
5 2 (3.51%) VBScript
5 2 (3.51%) Tcl
6 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) CCSA
1 3 (5.26%) CCNP
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) hybris
1 3 (5.26%) Blue Coat
1 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco
1 3 (5.26%) Juniper
1 3 (5.26%) SAP
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Zend
3 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.75%) ATG
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe
3 1 (1.75%) Sun
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Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago